Adam Rich, the former child actor best known for playing Nicholas Bradford on the ABC series Eight Is Enough, died Saturday, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner. He was 54. The cause of death was not revealed.Rich, whose signature bowl haircut sparked a fashion... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Drug Enforcement Administration on Tuesday said it has seized more than 379 million deadly doses of fentanyl this year, as the country continues to struggle with an epidemic of drug overdose deaths.The seizures include 50.6 million pills laced with the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After securing enough doses in the national stockpile to vaccinate the most at-risk Americans against monkeypox, the federal government says it has begun training its sights on the next steps of the outbreak."We're watching this very, very closely and will be... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ameshia Cross, 35, spent the past two years of the coronavirus pandemic worried about how she would pay off her nearly $90,000 in student loan debt once the freeze on federal student loan payments ended.Now, she said she will have $20,000... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Florida appeals court ruled on Monday that a 16-year-old girl was not "mature enough" to decide to terminate her pregnancy.The decision comes after a circuit judge in northwest Florida ruled that the teen could not get an abortion without notification... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Republicans are seeking to turn an Iowa issue -- Democrats' likely decision to scrap the state as first-in-the-nation on its presidential nominating calendar -- into a persuasive attack line ahead of the November midterm elections.At the Republican Party of Iowa's annual... Read More.
Wesley Lapointe / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)(NEW YORK) -- Since the COVID-19 vaccine was authorized for children under age 5 last month, states have been able to pre-order doses directly from the federal government.Roughly 300,000 children between ages six months and four... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A coalition of families and survivors of the Sept. 11 attacks on Tuesday urged President Joe Biden, during his visit to Saudi Arabia next month, to hold the kingdom accountable for its role in the terrorist strike that killed almost 3,000... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The funds to help states make transportation more sustainable have been promised, but will they be enough to propel the U.S. toward its emissions goals?While it's a step in the right direction, the $6.4 billion pledged by the Federal Highway Administration... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After the omicron wave of COVID-19 receded earlier this winter, states and cities across the country moved quickly to ease mitigation measures, leaving many officials hopeful that the virus would soon be in the rear-view mirror, ahead of the looming midterm... Read More.